One Pot Recipes

large pot of creamy mac and cheese

Dutch Oven Mac and Cheese

The absolute creamiest and cheesiest homemade macaroni and cheese recipe ever. Four different types of cheese melted into a béchamel sauce poured over al dente noodles and topped with golden brown toasted buttery cracker crumbs. You'll be licking the spoon (and the plate) for this ultimate comfort food recipe. Dutch […]

2 bowls of chili with toppings on black plates with striped napkins on a wooden table

Dutch Oven Chili Recipe

Beefy, hearty, and a little bit spicy - this is a surprisingly easy recipe for your cast iron dutch oven, and perfect for cold days. This one-pot meal recipe can be easily doubled, and freezes very well to save some for later. The leftovers are even better the next day. […]

marinara sauce with basil in a pot

Homemade Hearty Marinara Sauce

Quick and simple homemade hearty marinara sauce recipe with chucks of San Marzano tomatoes, fresh basil, and lots of garlic. Throw in some homemade meatballs and you got yourself a delicious dinner. This sauce is also great as a pasta sauce, pizza sauce, dipping sauce for bread sticks or fried […]

bowl of pot roast with potatoes and carrots

Braised Pot Roast

Beef chuck roast slow braised with garlic, onions, and herbs. The dutch oven does most of the work in this simple recipe yielding the most melt-in-your-mouth tender beef pot roast. Braised pot roast is one of the first things I learned how to cook, and I think it spoiled me. […]

skillet of Mediterranean Chicken and Orzo Pasta with red wine

One Skillet Mediterranean Chicken and Orzo Pasta

Juicy seared chicken thighs baked with artichoke hearts, kalamata olives, red peppers, tomatoes, red onions, and tangy feta cheese cook down to make a creamy and briney flavor-packed sauce for the orzo pasta. And only one pot, so less cleanup! This one will be on heavy rotation in your recipe […]

overhead view of a pot of bolognese sauce topped with parsley and basil, sitting on a cutting board with sliced toasted garlic bread.

Bolognese Sauce

This savory homemade bolognese sauce is rich and creamy and made with bacon, pork, and beef. Even more delicious the next day, and freezes well for later. Are you ready to make the best bolognese sauce recipe you’ve ever had in your life? Then let’s do this! In our home […]